Outdoor Adventures Abound in Little Falls, MN
If you love connecting with nature, you’ve come to the right place; the Country Inn & Suites is close to Charles A. Lindbergh State Park and plenty of other outdoor destinations. Grab your binoculars and go birdwatching at Lake Alexander Preserve, only 22 miles away, or walk through the wetlands of the local wildlife refuge to see flocks of sandhill cranes. Prefer entertainment a little closer to home? There are tons of things to do within two miles of the hotel, like picnicking at Maple Island Park and petting the stable animals at Pine Grove Zoo.
History and Military
- Charles Lindbergh House and Museum (1.8 miles)
Charles Lindbergh was the courageous pilot who made the first-ever non-stop flight across the Atlantic Ocean. Visit his childhood home, a National Historic Landmark, to learn about his life and his momentous voyage from New York to Paris aboard the Spirit of St. Louis.
Phone: +1 (320) 616-5421
- Camp Ripley Training Center (7 miles)
As a guest of the Country Inn & Suites, you are within minutes of this 53,000-acre training facility for military and support personnel.
Phone: +1 (320) 616-3122
- Minnesota Military Museum (7.2 miles)
Dedicated to Minnesota residents who served in the military, this museum features both indoor and outdoor exhibits. Come honor the men and women who served their nation, from the earliest of battles through the World Wars and current conflicts.
Phone: +1 (320) 616-6050
Sports and Outdoors
- Maple Island Park (1.2 miles)
Pack a picnic and take a serene stroll through this sprawling city park, home to gazebos, walking paths and the small waterfalls that once gave this town its name.
Phone: +1 (320) 616-5500
- Minnesota Fishing Museum and Hall of Fame (1.4 miles)
Learn all about Minnesota’s rich fishing legacy when you take time to browse through the exhibits at this nearby museum, featuring more than 10,000 artifacts.
Phone: +1 (320) 616-2011
- Pine Grove Zoo (2 miles)
Find all your favorite animals, from black bears and bison to gray wolves and giant tortoises, at Pine Grove Zoo. When you need a break, stop by the on-site Cougar Café for a bite to eat.
Phone: +1 (320) 616-5595
- Charles A. Lindbergh State Park (3 miles)
Lace up your hiking boots and hit the trails at this nearby state park, which also offers opportunities to canoe, fish, ski and birdwatch.
Phone: +1 (320) 616-2525
- Crane Meadows National Wildlife Refuge (8 miles)
For a chance to see sandhill cranes and other forms of wildlife amid wetlands, oak woods and other natural habitats, plan a visit to Crane Meadows National Wildlife Refuge. You can also enjoy a three-and-a-half mile hike along the scenic Platte River trail.
Phone: +1 (320) 632-1575
- Lake Alexander Preserve (22 miles)
Birdwatchers won’t want to miss an opportunity to glimpse great blue herons, bald eagles and other species that call this area home. The preserve is also a haven for black bears and timber wolves, so keep your cameras close.
Phone: +1 (218) 575-3032
The Country Inn & Suites is near the intersection of State Highway 27 and U.S. Highway 10. From State Highway 27, turn north on 16th Street. The hotel will be located on the left-hand side.